Compiled with assistance from over 20 professional members lower than the editorship of well known writer and broadcaster Ian Ridpath, the 3rd version of A Dictionary of Astronomy covers every thing from area exploration and the apparatus concerned, to astrophysics, cosmology, and the concept that of time, in over 4,300 entries. The dictionary additionally comprises biographical entries on eminent astronomers, in addition to world wide assurance of observatories and telescopes.
Supplementary fabric is incorporated within the appendices, comparable to tables of Apollo lunar touchdown missions, the constellations, planetary facts, and various different tables and diagrams supplement the entries.

The entries were absolutely revised and up-to-date for this variation, and greater than a hundred new entries were further to mirror the new advancements in the box of astronomy, together with Bennu, Euclid, Mars Orbiter undertaking, and slowly pulsating B star.

A Dictionary of Astronomy is a useful reference resource for college students, execs, novice astronomers, and house enthusiasts.

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